Meet Dr. Chris!


Dr. Chris L Pham is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist serving the children of San Diego.  He is a graduate, with honors, from The Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, where he continues his academic interest as a visiting Clinical Professor.  Dr. Chris is also a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and plays an active role in the California Dental Association, American Dental Association, and California Society of Pediatric Dentistry.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry,  of only a few can claim in San Diego, CA.  He is on staff at Scripps Hospital La Jolla.


His calm and patient manner with children allows the staff and parents to have an enjoyable and thorough visit, ensuring a lifetime of beautiful, healthy smiles.


Dr. Chris is actively involved in the dental community. 
He serves as a Chairman for the San Diego County Dental Society.  He also serves on the Ethics Committee for the dental society.  He continues in Academia as Adjunct Faculty at UCSD Medical School - Department of Preventative and Family Medicine.  He is also affiliated with and an adviser to Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University and UCLA.  He is also a published author for his research in children's dentistry.


Dr. Chris has enjoyed dental mission work in Vietnam, Guatemala, Mexico and other under-served areas.


Dr Chris enjoys the outdoors and is an avid skier.  He spends his free time with his wife, Katherine, and their two dogs, Lilly and Winston.  They enjoy the beach and surfing.

© 2016 Carmel Valley Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics  Chris Pham, DDS  |  Peggy Fard, DDS  |  Kim Lugtu, DDS  | Mark  Macaoay, DDS |  Richard Grant, DDS